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'S.L.A.I.' (PS2) Official Website Launched

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 8:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

S.L.A.I. (Steel Lancer Arena International) is a fast paced mech action is the sport of the future, where players pilot their customized mechs to win cash and worldwide dominance. Over 1 million possible mech configurations and phantom stealth abilities make this one mech party you'll have to crash. Konami has launched the official S.L.A.I. website, check it out for all the latest details, trailers, screens and wallpapers.

Digital Illusions Working on Yet Another Two New Titles

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 6:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital Illusions signs contracts for more versions of two of their games that are under production. One of the contracts is for a PC version of the untitled game being launched 2006/2007. The other contract is for a PC version of the action game being launched 2007 (thanks FZ).

'Tales of Legendia' (PS2) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 5:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In development for several years, Tales of Legendia will offer fantastic 3D graphics, dynamic battle scenes and an emotionally-charged storyline. Additionally, Tales of Legendia features a unique cast of characters designed by Kazuto Nakazawa, the internationally renowned Japanese artist acclaimed for his amazing animation sequences in Kill Bill: Vol. 1.

'Psychonauts' - v1.01 Patch & Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 4:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Majesco has released the first patch for Double Fine's action/adventure Psychonauts. This update brings your retail game to v1.01 and addresses an auto save issue and fixes a crash on non SSE conform CPUs. There is also a patch available for the demo, as well as a fully updated version. Read more for download links ...

'Shining Force Neo' (PS2) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 4:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA of America today announced Shining Force Neo, the next chapter in the popular Shining Force series, developed exclusively for the PS2. Shining Force Neo is a fast-paced action-adventure featuring a dramatic, character-driven story and a high-gloss anime aesthetic.

'Barrow Hill' - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 2:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Barrow Hill is a horror/thriller adventure game; told from the point of view of the player using a first person perspective. Set in mysterious Cornwall, rich with legends; from sacred wells to dark forests, the players will unravel many mysteries, after being stranded on the lonely road to the 'barrow'. This ancient burial site, from pre-history, sits shrouded amongst the watching trees of the hill. Read more for details and screens ...

'NHL: Eastside Hockey Manager 2005' Goes Gold - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 2:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA Europe announced today that Sports Interactive's hockey management title, NHL: Eastside Hockey Manager 2005 has gone gold and will be available in European stores on May 27th 2005. SIGames has also released an updated fully functional time limited demo, allowing you six months worth of game-time in the NHL and UK elite leagues. Read more for details ...

'NBA LIVE 06' (NGC/PS2/Xbox/PC) Cover Athelete Signed - Screens

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 1:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA announced today that NBA All-Star Dwyane Wade will serve as cover athlete and spokesman for NBA LIVE 06, scheduled for release this fall under the EA SPORTS brand. Wade is in his second season with the Miami HEAT, where he set single-season franchise records for points per game (24.1) and total points scored (1,854) in helping to lead the HEAT to the top seed in the Eastern Conference Playoffs.

New Unreal Title Officially Called 'Unreal Tournament 2007'

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 1:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fansite Beyond Unreal has received confirmation from Midway that Epic's next UT game will officially be called Unreal Tournament 2007. Previously only known under code name Envy, Epic has stated it would skip UT2006, and the new product will be not be a continuation, or sequel, to UT2004, but instead an all new title built from scratch, using the Unreal Engine 3. UT2007 will be officially announced and shown behind closed doors at E3 2005.

Canadian Online Rental Service Launched

by Rainier on May 9, 2005 @ 11:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GetGames.ca provides online video game rentals anywhere in Canada offering over 2,000 video game selections from every major console and handheld console. Online video game rental is the easiest way to rent games, and you'll save money doing it! We'll deliver video games right to your home or office. No Late Fees! No Due Dates! We even include a free trial period so you can see how great our service is!